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First game of a back-to-back without Rajon Rondo? No problem. The Trailer Blazers came into tonight without a victory in the Garden since 2004 and the Celtics made sure it stayed that way, crushing the Blazers 56-33 in the first half and holding on for the easy victory. There was a moment in the second half where it looked like the Blazers might put together a run, but consecutive 3′s by Barbosa and Green iced the game for the Celtics long before the final buzzer sounded. Lets get to the bullet-points (all positive for once!):Jeff Green showed up tonight in a big way. He scored a team high 19 points on 6-13 shooting, but had an even better night than the numbers might indicate. Jeff Green threw up two half-court shots and was forced into two awful shots at the buzzer by his teammates. Without those, Jeff Green would have 19 on a very efficient 6-9 shooting. He was active in every facet of the game and finished with three rebounds, two assists, four steals, and a block. He racked up ...
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